Coronavirus: Sweden shifts COVID-19 strategy as second wave surges

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    Sweden has so far resisted a national lockdown but it’s rethinking its strategy after recording a surge of second wave infections. Tonight its citizens are being told to stay home with strict measures going into effect. As Crystal Goomansingh reports, Sweden has been slammed for taking a lax attitude towards COVID-19, which is now being hit with more deaths than its neighbours. MORE: https://globalnews.ca/news/7020169/coronavirus-sweden-scientist-method/ For more info, please go to http://www.globalnews.ca Subscribe to Global News Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/20fcXDc Like Global News on Facebook HERE: http://bit.ly/255GMJQ Follow Global News on Twitter HERE: http://bit.ly/1Toz8mt Follow Global News on Instagram HERE: https://bit.ly/2QZaZIB #COVID #GlobalNews #COVIDSweden

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